Kristen Roupenian

Kristen Roupenian graduated from Barnard College and holds a PhD in English from Harvard, as well as an MFA from the Helen Zell Writers’ Program at the University of Michigan. She is the author of the short story, 'Cat Person,' which appeared in The New Yorker and was selected by Sheila Heti for The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2018. Her debut collection, You Know You Want This: Cat Person and Other Stories is her first book.